The quality of life of children with ME/CFS


Dr Gwen Kennedy, Dr Christine Underwood, Prof. Jill Belch


Vascular and Inflammatory Diseases Research Unit, Centre for Cardiovascular and Lung Biology, Division of Medical Sciences, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK


The aim of this study was to compare self-reported and parent- or guardian-reported quality of life in a group of paediatric CFS/ME patients with age- and sex-matched healthy control children to determine the extent of functional and physical impairment.

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A two-page pdf version of this article from our Spring 2010 Breakthrough magazine can be downloaded here (pdf 125 KB)